Head Quarters Morris Town 9th April 1780.
I have recd Capt Rudolphs favr of the 2d Inst. I have to request you not to lose a moment in commencing your march to South Carolina, after your Corps is ready. You will take your Route from the Board of War. I wish you a safe and expeditious march, and am, Sir, Yr most obt Servt
DLC: Papers of George Washington.